Tag: Fiction

Blindness - Jose Saramago

Blindness – Jose Saramago

I didn’t read Blindness for years, even though I knew I’d like it very much. When I heard people talking about it, I felt jealous, but still, something…

Suicide - Edouard Leve

Suicide – Edouard Leve

From the very first paragraph of Suicide you’ll understand that Edouard Leve will bewilder you. Although it gives a great hint with its title, it will surprise you…

An Unnecessary Woman

An Unnecessary Woman – Rabih Alameddine

An Unnecessary Woman is the first book I’ve read from the Lebanese author Rabih Alameddine. Born to a Lebanese family in Jordan, Alameddine first goes to England after…

Nagasaki - Eric Faye

Nagasaki – Eric Faye

Eric Faye’s Nagasaki, which won Grand Prix du roman de l’Académie française, is a book that leaves people curious in its very first pages. First, a great quote…

Novels About Scents and Perfume

Novels About Scents and Perfume

I have always been a lover of perfumes, and I’m a perfume enthusiast. If I find myself in a shopping centre, the first thing I do is to…

Fish Soup - Margarita Garcia Robayo

Fish Soup – Margarita Garcia Robayo

Fish Soup consists of two novellas and short stories by Colombian author Margarita Garcia Robayo. It will be an excellent choice if you want to feel like you…